At First Light by Vanessa Lafaye

By Vanessa Lafaye

1993, Key West, Florida. while a Ku Klux Klan reputable is shot in huge sunlight, all eyes flip to the individual protecting the gun: a 96-year-old Cuban lady who will say not anything other than to confess her guilt.

1919. Mixed-race Alicia Cortez arrives in Key West exiled in shame from her family members in Havana. whilst, broken conflict hero John Morales returns domestic at the final US troop send from Europe. As love attracts them nearer during this time of racial segregation, everyone is observing, together with Dwayne Campbell, poised near to manhood and suffering to do what is correct. after which the Ku Klux Klan involves town...

Inspired via genuine occasions, At First Light weaves jointly a decades-old complaint and the results of a promise made because the sunlight rose on a gloomy day in American history.

Includes the 1st bankruptcy of Summertime, Vanessa's debut novel.

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